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Brand New Pogreba Resonator, Brown "Oldsmobile"
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Status
In Stock
Brand
Pogreba
Product Year
2022
Model
Resonator
New/Preowned
New
SKU
TMP2917
Condition
Brand New
Body Type(s)
Medium, Resonator, Hollow Body
Back & Sides
Aluminum
Top
Aluminum
Neck Wood
Mahogany
Neck Profile
C
Bridge
Single Cone
Rosette
None
Fingerboard
Rosewood
Fingerboard Bindings
None
Fret Markers
None
Frets to Body
14
Headplate
Burl
Headstock Bindings
None
Headstock Inlay
None
Body Bindings
None
Tuners
Grover
Tuner Finish
Nickel Open-Geared
Cutaway
Yes
Pickguard
None
Pickup
Teisco
Pickup (y/n)
Yes
Body Length
19 in
Upper Bout
10.25 in
Lower Bout
14.75 in
Body Depth Heel
3.25 in
Body Depth Tail
3.625 in
Scale Length
25.25 in
Scale Length (mm)
647.7 mm
Nut Width
1.75 in
Nut Width (mm)
44.45 mm
String Spacing
2.25 in
String Spacing (mm)
51.5 mm
Neck Depth First Fret
0.93 in
Neck Depth Seventh Fret
0.98 in
Weight
6 lb. 3 oz.
Case
Hardshell - Original
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Description

Here's a brand new Aluminum-bodied Pogreba resonator that plays like butter, croons like hot grease, and stands out from the crowd with a salvaged Oldsmobile hubcap for the reso cover. Add a Teisco pickup, layered Mokume tailpiece, and Belize Rosewood fingerboard, and you're ready for action.


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I have personally owned two of Larry Pogreba's resonator guitars and I absolutely adore them. The aluminum body makes for a very different voice than the standard national, there's an ethereal natural reverb to each of his instruments and he designs them to be able to be played with slide or fingers with lighter gauge strings. They are funky and cool and used by such stars as Bonnie Raitt and Keb' Mo'. If you haven't paid attention to Pogreba guitars, now's the time to add something completely different to your arsenal!
 
Super cool! Larry clearly hasn't ever made the same one twice. Easy setups for both fingerpicking and slide work, retro hubcab covers, striking color palette.
 
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SCALE LENGTH 25.25 in
NUT WIDTH 1.75 in
STRING SPACING 2.25 in
WOODS ALUMINUM,
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Here's a brand new Aluminum-bodied Pogreba resonator that plays like butter, croons like hot grease, and stands out from the crowd with a salvaged Oldsmobile hubcap for the reso cover. Add a Teisco pickup, layered Mokume tailpiece, and Belize Rosewood fingerboard, and you're ready for action.
 

I have personally owned two of Larry Pogreba's resonator guitars and I absolutely adore them. The aluminum body makes for a very different voice than the standard national, there's an ethereal natural reverb to each of his instruments and he designs them to be able to be played with slide or fingers with lighter gauge strings.
 
Super cool! Larry clearly hasn't ever made the same one twice.
 
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